Julie Oparka

Patterns available as Ravelry Downloads

Crochet: Potholder
This is an easy crochet pattern that is worked in the round. Use 100% cotton yarn, worsted (medium) weight for best results. This pdf file contains written instructions as well as a complete symbol chart.
Crochet: Potholder
This is an easy crochet pattern that is worked in the round. Use 100% cotton yarn, worsted (medium) weight for best results. This pdf file contains written instructions as well as a complete symbol chart.
Crochet: Rug
This is an easy crochet pattern that requires super bulky yarn and a size N (10mm) hook. I created this pattern to coordinate with the Rectangle Rug – my most popular pattern. It features a cobblestone stitch center, which is super cushy on your feet.
Crochet: Blanket - Other
I created this blanket pattern in celebration of National Crochet Month (March) and as part of the Tour Through Crochet Country blog roll.
Crochet: Washcloth / Dishcloth
Sometimes the simplest stitches and a simple project give me the greatest satisfaction. These easy dishcloths make a great carry along project and are quick to work up. They are a last minute gift idea and wonderful hostess gifts. You can use them in the kitchen or bath.
Crochet: Book Cover
With this easy crochet pattern you have two choices - make your book cover with vinyl flaps, or use the included crocheted flaps pattern. It’s 2 patterns for the price of one! Also included is a full size template and instructions to make your vinyl flaps. Why bother with vinyl flaps? Because they are less bulky, and I also like to stick n...
Crochet: Potholder
Who doesn’t love cake?! This cute and whimsical potholder is a really fun project and quick to crochet. You’ll need 100% cotton yarn and sizes G and F hooks to complete this intermediate pattern. The finished size of your potholder will be 6.5 inches (19 cm) wide by 6 inches (15.2 cm) tall.
Crochet: Placemat
This is an intermediate crochet pattern, but would be easy enough for anyone familiar with working in rounds. They work up quickly using medium weight yarn and a size I crochet hook. The placemats are designed to be used with 10.5 inch (26.6 cm) dinner plates, but you can easily adjust the pattern to any size. You could even make a tablecloth to...
Crochet: Cleaning - Other
Why pay for expensive disposable refills when you can MAKE this great duster replacement for a fraction of the cost? Not only a money saver for you, but these covers are environmentally friendly and will last for years. You can also put this on the end of your broom to clean those hard to reach ceiling corners (up to 3.5 inch diameter).
Crochet: Scrubber, Cleaning - Other
This is an easy crochet pattern that works up quickly using two strands of worsted weight acrylic yarn. The pattern is designed for a 10 inch mop/duster head, but can be easily adapted for different sizes. The pdf crochet pattern includes complete instructions and color photos.
Crochet: Washcloth / Dishcloth, Scrubber
This pattern also includes bonus symbol crochet charts!
Crochet: Animal Toy
Meet the chickens of Red Berry Farm - Red Rooster has a colorful tail that he likes to flash around the barn yard, and Berry Hen with her gorgeous red comb is the apple of his eye. Baby EggB is a little shy and hasn’t decided if he’s ready to come completely come out his shell, but he’s on his feet and testing the world.
Crochet: Bedding, Pet - Other
This is an easy beginner crochet pattern that requires worsted (medium) weight yarn and a size K crochet hook. These blankets are a Quick to Stitch project and the pattern includes complete instructions and color photos in a pdf file.
Crochet: Potholder
This is an intermediate crochet pattern requiring simple color changes and embroidery. Requires 100% cotton yarns and a size G hook. Finished size of your potholder will be 6 3/4 inches (17 cm) wide by 7 1/2 inches (19 cm) tall. This pattern includes complete instructions, color photos, and embroidery charts for both the Jam and Jelly labels in ...
Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
This is an easy crochet pattern that requires worsted weight yarn, a size F crochet hook, and puffy fabric paint.
Crochet: Fingerless Gloves
This is a beginner crochet pattern, perfect for those who are just starting to work in rounds, or for those who just like an easy pattern. These gloves can be made with regular or soft worsted weight yarn, or with the yarn I used in the pictured sample project. I include photos in this pattern of gloves made with each different yarn. I also incl...
Crochet: Bedding, Pet - Other
This is an easy crochet pattern worked in the round that requires worsted (medium) weight yarn and a size K crochet hook. These blankets are a Quick to Stitch project and the pattern includes complete instructions and color photos in a pdf file.
Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
These are easy crochet patterns, the tasseled star is easy plus because it is worked in rounds.
Crochet: Pet Toys
This is a beginner crochet pattern. Your cats will love these swirly mice toys and small dogs love them too! Make some fun gift’s for your pet, and best of all, when they get lost under the furniture, you can crochet new ones in no time!
Crochet: Decorative - Other
These baskets are a cute decorative item for any home. Soft sided, yet sturdy, they will hold your small trinkets and treasures. You could also fill them with potpourri and place them around your home. The round basket makes a wonderful can cozy, and will also hold drinking glasses - no need for coasters with these!
Crochet: Rug
This crochet pattern looks difficult but it actually works up very quickly -- you could make your rug in a weekend!
Crochet: Potholder
This potholder would look cute displayed on a kitchen wall. It is a fun and useful gift to make for yourself or for anyone who appreciates the “sunny side” of life!